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ILYA SCOWLINES
A Publication of the Inland Lake Yachting Association
Volume 5, Issue 55

September 24, 2010


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Where are your scow sailors this weekend?

Melges 32 - John Porter and Jay Ecklund sit in 4th and 5th at the 32 Worlds in San Fran. Click here.

 

ISAF Women's Matchracing Worlds - Sally Barkow sits in second with quarterfinals to begin today. Click here.

 

College sailing - watch the ICSA site for up-to-date race results for many of our sailors.

 

Locallly, go to the Lake Beulah site for updates on the Beulah challenge.

 

Pewaukee hosts the E Blue Chip starting today. Too windy on Friday to sail. Reports of wind gusts to 37mph kept the fleet on shore. Mystery Guest Bora Gulari took an A boat for a test drive but better minds prevailed and the boat coasted  home. "Calling this stupid is a disservice to stupid people" --- quote unknown but spoken today.

 

MC Blue Chip in Michigan this weekend.

UW to Host 420 Clinic

 

 

Turn your old sails into eyecatching bags

Stelluca Needs Your Leftovers

Old Sails?  Exchange them for a credit at Stelluca Upcycled Bags!

 

Before you store your old sails that you'll never use again for one more season, contact Stelluca.  Stelluca (www.stelluca.com) cuts up old sails and other leftover materials to make unique backpacks, and duffle, messenger, wine and sea bags.  You may have seen the Stelluca trophies at the Opti Midwest Champs Regatta, the Melges 17 Nationals, or the volunteer gifts at the Beulah Quads.

 

If you are in the Pewaukee area this weekend, you can drop them off at the Pewaukee Yacht Club E Blue Chip.  Contact Melissa at 262 434 0264 or melissa@stelluca.com to arrange a time to meet or have the sails picked up from your house.  We take all sails, no matter the condition and give you a store credit in return.

Fleets - send your committee members HERE
ussailinglogoThe annual One Design Symposium is set for November 13-14 in Corona del Mar, CA. The ILYA has sent a contingent each year. Fleet promotion ideas are shared, race committee seminars, boat builder issues - it's all pertinent to your fleet! Click here. Greg Fisher, Gary Jobson and more. 
BREAKING NEWS. . .BREAKING NEWS. . BREAKING NEWS
Davenport IA Polar Bear Cancelled
Plan to attend the 50th anniversary of the Polar Bear Regatta in 2011. The Mississippi River has flooded, the current is raging ---- so no racing next weekend.
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